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  1. Frank Sinatra's 'Sinatra at the Sands' Turns 50: The...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Billboard

    The Hoodlum from Hoboken is at his most Rat Pack-y on this 1966 live release, featuring the Count Basie Orchestra. Travel back in time to 1966: Lyndon B. Johnson is in the White House.


  2. As Japan grays, retailers covet youthful masses in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    These days Thu Huong no longer shops at the fresh produce market near her home, opting instead to hop in a taxi and head off to Aeon Co.' s 9-month-old mall in Hanoi.


  3. Vietnam Mulls Tough Measures for 'Misbehaving' Chinese TouristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Voice of America

    Officials in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's financial hub in the south, are discussing plans to impose heavy fines on Chinese tourists who "disrespect Vietnam's culture and history" and are issuing Mandarin-language dos and don'ts targeting their northern neighbors. The move comes after footage surfaced online of Chinese travelers harassing a banana hawker in Da Nang, a South China Sea coastal retreat that's popular among Chinese visitors.


  4. Feature: China's Guangxi educational offerings a huge lure for Vietnamese studentsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Xinhuanet

    "I am planning to send my son to study overseas and China is certainly topping the list of choices," Duong Xuan Hang from Vietnam's capital city Hanoi told Xinhua. After touring the Guangxi-China Education Fair in Vietnam's capital city on Thursday morning, the 40-year-old mother picked up a handful of materials introducing a variety of educational opportunities at universities and colleges in China's Guangxi.


  5. This exotic location has been named the cheapest city break fo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Star

    Brexit has left us all worried about the value of the pounds, but there are still plenty of places Brits can travel on a budget. To help you bag a far-flung vacation on a shoestring, TripAdvisor has revealed the cheapest cities to visit around the world.


  6. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    TripAdvisor reveals most affordable places to travel in the U.S - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC TripAdvisor announced the results of its annual TripIndex Cities cost-comparison study which revealed the most affordable and most expensive place to travel in the U.S. and internationally. TripAdvisor announced the results of its annual TripIndex Cities cost-comparison study which revealed the most affordable and most expensive place to travel in the U.S. and internationally.


  7. First Pan Pacific Hotel in Vietnam to open in October 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | 4 Hoteliers

    Pan Pacific Hotels Group will launch its Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts brand in Vietnam in the fourth quarter of this year with the introduction of Pan Pacific Hanoi in the capital city. The property, which has become a city skyline icon, was acquired by PPHG in 2001 through a joint venture with Hanoi Construction Corporation and has been operating as Sofitel Plaza Hanoi at a prime location by the West Lake.


  8. Vietnamese Nationalism Surges Over South China Sea RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Voice of America

    Vietnam's top celebrities are showing millions of their fans where they stand on last week's landmark court ruling favoring the Philippines over Beijing's massive South China Sea claims. Last week's verdict by the Hague-based Permanent Court of Arbitration said China has no legal basis to claim "historic rights" to islands in the resource-rich, territorially disputed waters.


  9. Hanoi named cheapest city for summer holiday againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Thanh Nein News

    Summer is in the air and Hanoi has been chosen once again as the best destination worldwide for a cheap vacation, beating Mumbai and Bangkok. The TripIndex 2016 report by the travel guide site TripAdvisor has named Vietnam's capital city as the least expensive among 20 favorite cities surveyed, for the third year in a row.


  10. 8 days in Vietnam: Your complete Vietnam itineraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | India.com

    The scars of the sinister war may remain but Vietnam is clearly looking forward rather than at their painful past. It has been over four decades since the Vietnam War.


  11. Vietnam plans to spend more on tourism promotion to boost growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Thanh Nein News

    A file photo of foreign tourists visiting an exhibition on farming tools in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue. Photo: Dinh Toan/Thanh Nien In a new effort to attract more foreign visitors, Vietnam's tourism authority seeks to increase spending on marketing three-fold to VND120 billion next year.


  12. Canada wants to sell more cherries in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Thanh Nein News

    The Canadian Embassy in Vietnam organized a cherry tasting event in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday to celebrate the start of a new season and promote the fruits to local consumers. In 2015, Canadian exports of fresh cherries to Vietnam increased by nearly 50 percent to over 1.7 million Canadian dollars .


  13. Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Township Journal

    When there was an opportunity to travel to Vietnam with her school, Lycoming College, she embraced the opportunity, packed her bags and headed to Asia for an incredible journey. “I knew it was a once in a life time experience that I could not pass up,” the rising sophomore said, “All my life I loved to travel and i can not thank my parents enough for making my trip possible.” The 18-day trip saw students and professors from the Williamsport, Pennsylvania college staying in the cities of Hanoi, Hue, Hoi An and Saigon and visiting many other places.


  14. Chinese tourist arrivals in Vietnam's central city hit 211,000 in H1Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Xinhuanet

    Vietnam's central coastal Da Nang city, a famous tourism destination, welcomed some 211,000 person-times of Chinese visitors in the first half of 2016, said the city's tourism department on Wednesday. The figure posted an increase of 8.3 percent year-on-year, Da Nang tourism department told Xinhua over phone.


  15. App that detects water leaks wins in HanoiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The China Post

    An idea of using a smartphone with GPS support to detect water leakage won first prize at Vietnam's Smart Water Innovation Contest 2016, organized by the Swedish Embassy in Hanoi. If you discover water leakage at home, you can now use an app on your smartphone to call technicians and give them directions to your home.


  16. From Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City: Vietnam surprises and delightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | USA Today

    From Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City: Vietnam surprises and delights The tourism industry is finding its feet as the number of international visitors has doubled in the last decade. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/29BtkeB At a restaurant in Hanoi, like many restaurants in Vietnam, seating is set up with small plastic or wooden stools and tables.


  17. where the dragons descend..Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | TrekEarth

    From me: A must visit place if you are near Hanoi... this place reminds me of Guilin China but in the sea. Beautiful limestone outcrops everywhere.


  18. Vietnam to host region's biggest tourism forum in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Thanh Nein News

    A file photo shows foreign tourists taking a cyclo tour in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Bach Duong/Thanh Nien Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism's proposal for Vietnam to host the 38th ASEAN Tourism Forum in 2019.


  19. Hanoi Sapa TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Bangkok Post

    Hanoi Sapa Train offers online booking of train and bus tickets to Sapa a famous mountain area in the Northwest of Vietnam. Not just a travel company, Hanoi Sapa Train is also your companion whom you can trust to ask for advice about your travel plan.


  20. Halong Bay ToursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Bangkok Post

    Halong Bay Tours offers cruise tours and travel packages to Halong Bay, one of the most famous tourist destinations in Vietnam and recognized as World's natural heritage site. Our products include: - Halong Cruise Tours: day tour, 2 day 1 night tour, 3 day 2 night tour, 4 day 3 night tour We have pioneered in serving guests visiting Halong Bay since 2011, with a dedicated local team based in Hanoi and Halong Bay.